Back to Basics - Importance of Pig Health
Date: January 16, 2014
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Dearth Community Center, Branch County Fairgrounds, 262 Sprague St., Coldwater, MI
The Back to Basics - Importance of Pig Health will include two pre-sesssions regarding Transporter Quality Assurance (TQA) and Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA) in addition to the session on pig health.
Each workshop will be held at four locations (listed below) across the state.
1-3 p.m. Pre Program #1 – TQA…Cost $20 per person or $200 per farm
3-5 p.m. Pre Program #2 – PQA…Cost $20 per person or $200 per farm
5:30-8 p.m. Back to Basics - Importance of Pig Health…Cost $35 per person, $30 for five or more, or $350 per farm
Euthanasia Decision Tree: Dr. Scott Kramer, MSU Swine Veterinary Student
SIV Vaccination: Dr. Madonna Gemus-Benjamin, MSU Extension Swine Veterinarian
Hospital Pen Economics and Mangement: Dr. Madonna Gemus-Benjamin,MSU Extension Swine Veterinarian
Importance of Vigilant Observation: Beth Ferry, MSU Extension Pork Educator
Farm Energy Update: Jerry May, MSU Extension Pork Educator
Light dinner will be provided.
Visit the Back to Basics - Importance of Pig Health registration page for more information.